College of Arts and Letters

Andreas-Jackson

  • Music major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • One scholarship for operatic performance
  • One scholarship for musical ability with emphasis on instrumental, vocal, conducting or composition.

Art Department Memorial

  • Art major; senior standing; 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Bertha Gregory Achievement Award

  • Upper division standing; 3.0 GPA.
  • Award will rotate among the Child Development, Nutritional Science and Fashion Design majors

Boland Wilson

  • Theatre Arts major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Demonstrated excellence in acting, based on performance in production

Brad Pye, Jr.

  • Communication Studies major, upper division standing
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Clayton and Patricia Matthews

  • English major; upper division standing; 3.0 GPA; full time status
  • Commitment to writing as a career
  • Participation in college or community activities

Dorothy C. McKenzie

  • MA-English major and has advanced in candidacy
  • Interest in children's literature
  • 3.5 GPA in major

Enor Watson Jazz Scholarship

  • Music major, Jazz studies option

Esther Andreas Voice Performance

  • Music major with an emphasis in vocal performance
  • Full-time; undergraduate or graduate

Florence Bonhard

  • Foreign Languages and Literature Major
  • Completion of two quarters in residence and 8 upper division units in major courses
  • 3.5 GPA in major; 3.0 overall GPA; full-time status
  • Involvement in extracurricular department activities

Floyd J. Miller Memorial

  • Speech Communication major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status.

Francesca Alexander Memorial

  • Senior in Arts & Letters or Natural & Social Sciences who plans to go to graduate school and will study the Arts, Humanities, Social or Natural Sciences
  • 3.0 GPA

Frederick Shroyer Memorial

  • English major; graduate standing
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Friends of Dance

  • 2.7 GPA
  • Junior/Senior status priority consideration
  • Outstanding contributions in the field of dance, choreography, performance, technical theatre, children’s dance, film/video

Friends of Music/Berniece DeLong Music & Theatre

  • Music major
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Charles Hubbard

  • Music major; graduate standing
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/East Meets West

  • Music major, interest in eastern and western music
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Florence LaRue Gordon

  • Music major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Founders (Ellen King Kravitz)

  • Music major
  • First preference: graduate in Musicology; 3.0 GPA
  • Second preference: undergraduate or graduate in Voice; 3.0 GPA
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/George and Ira Gershwin

  • Music major or Music Credential, vocal or instrumental performance emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Harry Warren Memorial

  • BA or MA-Music major, with composition emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/John A. Greenlee

  • Music major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Leonard Pennario

  • Music major, with piano emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Lu Elrod

  • Music Education major, with voice emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Mary Levin Cutler

  • Music major, emphasis on violin and/or voice
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Friends of Music/Maurine Timmerman

  • Undergraduate Music Education major
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Apply directly to the Music Department

Hake Scholarship in Linguistics

  • English major and have completed 4 courses in linguistics OR
  • Minor in Comparative Linguistics program and have completed 4 courses in linguistics
  • A letter of recommendation mush be from a teacher of linguistics

Helen E. Culver Musicology

  • Music major, with musicology emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Hilton
• Speech Communication or Broadcasting major
• Undergraduate or graduate; 3.0 GPA

Howard Starret Memorial

  • History or Modern Languages and Literatures major
  • 2.5 GPA; 4 units or more
  • Preference to disabled students

Hugh Englis Mullins Memorial

  • Music major; preference to students with Composition or Theory emphasis
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Demonstrate financial need

Inez Schubert Fellowship

  • Music major, preference to music teacher or credential candidate
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Demonstrate financial need

Institute of Retail Management

  • Art major, Fashion Merchandising certificate
    (See entry under School of Business and Economics for more details.)

Lawrence P. Goodman

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Theater and Dance major
  • Interest in further studies in Theatre

Japanese Studies

  • Must have completed three Japan-related courses at CSULA
  • 3.0 GPA in major; 2.8 overall GPA

Jan Day Memorial Dance

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Dance Option
  • Interest in a variety of dance
  • Strong technical expertise
  • Continued involvement in dance/community involvement

Jill Yip Memorial Dance

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Dance Option
  • Preference for student with demonstrated campus community involvement   

John A. Palmer Graduate

  • MA-English major
  • 3.5 GPA; full-time graduate status

Joseph G. Uribe Memorial

  • Art major, senior standing; 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Major Tsai Award in Chinese

  • Chinese major
  • 3.0 GPA in major; completed 12 or more units in Chinese language and literature
  • Preference for students who are involved in extracurricular activities related to Chinese culture

Marcella Oberle

  • MA (first year)-Speech Communication major
  • 3.5 GPA in undergraduate major or Speech Communication classes
  • Graduate work should be in Rhetoric and Interpretation

Maris U. Ubans

  • Theatre Arts or Dance major; excellence in musical theatre
  • 3.0 GPA; full-time status

Morris & Rose Mary Bloom

  • Broadcasting major, Advanced Production standing
  • 2.7 GPA; Demonstrate potential in film or video production

Patricia and Clayton Matthews

  • Theatre Arts major, upper division standing; 3.0 GPA
  • Interest in performing or directing

Paul T. Scott Award

  • Communication Studies major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Preference to student with strong background in history, literature and/or the arts Potter-Raskin
  • English major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Demonstrate financial need

Ronald Silverman Endowed

  • Art Education student

Susan B. Wilstein

  • English major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Demonstrate financial need

William Leary and Irwin

  • English major; 3.0 GPA; full-time status
  • Must submit a writing sample and three letters of recommendation

Zack Memorial

  • Music major; excellence in musicianship
  • 2.5 GPA; full-time status
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Apply directly to the department

Additional Music Awards

Music students who assist with the Saturday Conservatory Program may be eligible for consideration from the Carl Bruce, Evelyn Cain, Pete Carpenter, Friends of Rico Burrell, Friends of John Deihman, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Hammett, Friends of Steve Kerstein, Friends of Arthur Mautner, Friends of Mickey, Eric Marcus Hopson, Mr. and Mrs. Lorance Lisle, Barbara Reed Scholarship and Robert Runge Memorial Scholarship Fund.